slips trips and falls


Network Rail has paid out £1m for slips, trips and falls in the past five years

In the past five financial years, Network Rail has out paid a total of £1m for slips, trips and falls across UK stations. Read More

Risk reduction strategies retailers should buy into

Julie-Anna Smith, Head of Consulting Services at safety and certification expert, Bureau Veritas, advises on why a diligent, robust risk management strategy is something retailers need to invest in. Read More

£500,000 fine after worker injured in fall

Lanes Group PLC has been fined £500,000, with £9,896.19 in costs, after pleading guilty to an offence under the Work at Height Regulations 2005. Read More

‘Scores on the floors’: Assessing your floor risk

SlipTest returns to Safety & Health Expo for 2019, taking place at London’s ExCel from 18-20 June. Read More

Work Matta will return to Safety & Health Expo 2019

Work Matta, the floor safety company will return to Safety & Health Expo 2019 to demonstrate its new range liquid-hazard locations. Read More

Are complacent attitudes towards PPE compromising your business?

Complacent attitudes towards PPE can be detrimental to the safety of the individual, and the entire company. Read More

Construction company fined after failing to implement its own risk assessment

Construction firm Rivergate Developments Ltd has been fined for safety breaches after a worker fell 2.7 metres through an open stairwell. Read More

Ladder safety: £34k fine after worker fell from ladder

A worker who fell six metres from a ladder sustained multiple fractures to the neck, back, ribs, and hip, plus head injuries and a collapsed lung. Read More

Health & safety in hospitality: The most common accidents

What is causing a higher than average injury-rate within the hospitality and leisure sector and how can accidents be prevented? Read More

Construction firms fined after worker killed in fall from height

Oliver Connell and Son Ltd and Rydon Construction Ltd have been fined after a worker fell to his death when a temporary platform collapsed. Read More



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